How to set up NumberShare on my smartwatch

Setting up NumberShare on your Apple Watch Series 3 and higher

Apple offers more information on setting up cellular setting up cellular on your Apple Watch.

To use the Apple Watch Series 3 and higher (GPS + Cellular version), you need an iPhone 6 or later with the latest version of iOS.

To use the Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS version) or earlier models of Apple Watch, you need an iPhone 5s or later with the latest version of iOS.

Note: make sure that your iPhone is connected to a Wi-Fi or cellular network and has Bluetooth switched on.

Learn how to set up NumberShare on your Apple Watch

With Apple Watch Series 4 and higher (GPS + Cellular), you also have the option to set up a Smartwatch Standalone plan, which provides the Apple Watch with its own dedicated phone number.

Learn more about Smartwatch Standalone plans (Apple’s Family Setup)

You can activate NumberShare on a Samsung Galaxy smartwatch with LTE connectivity.

By pairing your Samsung smartwatch and Samsung smartphone with NumberShare, you can make calls, send messages and stay connected with just your watch – even when you’re away from your phone.

What you need :

  • A Samsung Galaxy Watch, Watch Active2, Watch4, Watch4 Classic or higher with LTE connectivity (updated to the latest software).
  • A Bell Mobility postpaid plan with data (consumer or small business).
  • A Samsung Galaxy smartphone: S7/7+ or higher, Note8 or higher, A8/A5/J3 or higher operating on Android 6.0 or higher.
  • A MyBell profile associated with the primary phone number. Register for MyBell if you haven’t already done so.

Samsung smartwatches with LTE connectivity have an eSIM (a built-in SIM card), so you don’t need a separate SIM card.

Setting up a NumberShare plan :

  1. Ensure your smartwatch is charged and powered on.
  2. If necessary, tap the display to begin.
  3. Ensure the desired language is selected .
  4. On your smartphone, ensure the Galaxy Wearable app is installed and updated.
  5. Open the Galaxy Wearable app.
  6. Touch Start.
  7. Touch Samsung Galaxy Watch, if prompted.
  8. Confirm that the number displayed on both your smartphone and watch match, then tap Confirm (on both devices, if prompted).
  9. Follow the app instructions, review the terms and conditions, and touch Continue.
  10. If requested, either sign in or skip Samsung account setup.
  11. Turn the available notifications on or off as desired and then touch Continue.
  12. Choose the SIM (or phone number) you want to activate your smartwatch on.
  13. Log in to MyBell. Select your NumberShare plan and touch Continue, if prompted.
  14. Review your plan and billing details and touch Submit.
  15. Follow the prompts until your watch completes the activation on Bell’s network and touch Done.
  16. After the pairing and activation is completed, make sure your watch has the latest software:
    1. On your smartphone, open the Galaxy Wearable app.
    2. Touch Watch Settings.
    3. Touch Watch software update.
    4. Touch Download and install.

For additional help and information about Samsung smartwatches, visit the Samsung support site.